The Design Museum

The Design Museum
Titel: The Design Museum
Bestelnr.: 9780714872537
Uitgever: Phaidon
Prijs : € 12,95
Dit artikel is naar verwachting leverbaar vanaf 5 december 2016.
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The perfect purchase for every visitor to the museum - a fascinating and insightful guide at a highly affordable price. Accessible text and stunning images explore the history of the world's leading museum of contemporary design and architecture and look to its exciting future in its iconic new location. With a Foreword by the museum's founder, Sir Terence Conran, and contributions from the museum's director Deyan Sudjic and architect John Pawson. Features a series of specially commissioned photographs of the new museum, following its reconstruction by British architect, John Pawson. The Design Museum opens in its new home in Kensington, West London on November 24, 2016
 

 

The essential guide to the story of London's acclaimed museum - from its origins in the 1980s to its pivotal move in 2016 

London's Design Museum is entering an exciting period in its life as it prepares to move to the former Commonwealth Institute in Kensington. The Story of the Design Museum charts the story of the museum's life from its inception as the Boilerhouse Project to twenty-five years of groundbreaking exhibitions at Shad Thames. The book begins with a foreword by the founder of the Design Museum Sir Terence Conran, and concludes with an essay from the museum's architect, John Pawson, accompanied by stunning images of the iconic and newly renovated Commonwealth Institute Building, the museum's new home.